While preparing the soil for planting in our Food Bank garden, it occurred to me, preparing the soil, planting and caring for our spiritual garden is exactly the same as for a physical garden. Rejoice in the productivity produced from preparation.
My tea is bitter today on this Ash Wednesday. I don’t much care for it without honey. Yet, it seems
This photo of Round Island Lighthouse sums up my view of life. The light shines even as the storms roll in. 1 Thessalonians 5:18 says “Give thanks in all circumstances”. Philippians 4:4 says “Rejoice in the Lord always”. Together, these two verses have formed who I am. I learned to take the bad with the good and to rejoice always in it all, trusting that there is a purpose.